The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 35 36 31
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Contract jobs citing Big Data 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.32% 0.66% 0.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.47% 3.64% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £36.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 - -
Big Data
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Coventry region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
68 55 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 22.01% 18.03% 24.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 38 20
Average daily rate £325 £425 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £296 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £36.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £34.38 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +22.76%

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Big Data across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Big Data Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Big Data
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Big Data across the Coventry region.

Big Data Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Big Data
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region citing Big Data also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Big Data.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) VBA
1 4 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 4 (100.00%) ETL
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 4 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 4 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 4 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 4 (100.00%) Tableau
1 4 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) Analytics
1 4 (100.00%) Apache Spark
2 3 (75.00%) Data Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (75.00%) Predictive Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Statistics
3 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region citing Big Data also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Big Data. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 4 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 4 (100.00%) Apache Hive
General
1 4 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Project Manager
1 3 (75.00%) Data Manager
1 3 (75.00%) Data Analytics Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Project Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ETL
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 4 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) Data Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (75.00%) Predictive Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Tableau